Posts in Shopping

Get free shipping with the Zappos app for Windows

By Brandon LeBlanc

Download the Zappos app for Windows today from the Windows Store and check out their vast boutique of fresh style, wide selection, and great prices on shoes and You can browse, search and buy right from the app in the… Read more

Talking Retail: The New Windows Store Only at Best Buy

By Brandon LeBlanc

Today, we announced a strategic partnership to create the Windows Store only at Best Buy, a comprehensive store-within-a-store in 500 Best Buy locations across the United States and more than 100 Best Buy and Future Shop locations in The stores… Read more

10 great Windows Phone apps for holiday shopping

By Michael Stroh

A confession: I hate Oh, sure, I enjoy getting stuff for myself (who doesn’t?). And I love seeing my kids’ faces when they unwrap something I’ve bought But the packed malls, parking-lot duels, and other end-of-year holiday headaches? No So… Read more

Finding the right PC or Windows 7 edition

By Brandon LeBlanc

Need help finding what Windows 7 edition is right for you or choosing your next PC? Not to worry - we have new tools to help you out on ! First off, you’ll notice that the most excellent PC video… Read more

A Student’s Holiday Shopping List

By Kristina Libby

Garris Yeung is a regional manager of the Microsoft UCrew and a former UCrew representative at UC Garris Yeung is an employee in Microsoft’s UCrew program, and receives Microsoft software, hardware, and financial compensation as part of his participation in… Read more

Black Friday Deals, Hot PCs and other Holiday Updates

By Brandon LeBlanc

It’s Black Friday and everyone is out kick-starting their holiday I thought I would take a break from my own shopping to highlight some pretty slick Black Friday deals from We’ve got some pretty awesome deals going on for Windows… Read more

Holiday shopping tips and apps for Black Friday and beyond

By Michael Stroh

Gearing up for the holiday shopping wars? Don’t forget your Windows Phone—an indispensible tool for on-the-spot review and competitive price checks, discount hunting, and Here are a few of my favorite tricks and apps for beating the crowds and saving… Read more

Ben the PC Guy Explains: PC Buying 101

By Ben Rudolph

Every month I get a huge volume of questions about how to pick the right   Lots of them are about specific machines, (“Should I buy PC X or PC Y?”), some are about features or specs (“What’s the best… Read more